Vito Italia brings an in-depth knowledge of the corporate mandate process and hands-on experience in working with both the private and public sector relating to investment project strategies. Vito was formerly a Consultant at the CAI Global Group and was promoted to Business Development Manager for the Ontario market.
Vito has worked on investment projects and site selection mandates of all sizes across North America for companies such as Novatech, Wescast, OxyNobel, Cascades and Bridgestone, to name a few. Furthermore, he was an instrumental resource for the economic development strategic positioning and attraction studies for the government of Manitoba, the Yellowhead Economic Corridor, and the Quebec Ministry of Economy, Science and Innovation. Over the years, Mr. Italia has developed a keen expertise in helping subsidiaries attract or retain corporate mandates from head offices of multinationals.
Vito is on the committee for the Economic Developers Council of Ontario – YPN, and an active participant and member in various chambers and boards of trade in Ontario.
Mr. Italia holds a Bachelor of Commerce, specialisation in Accountancy from Concordia University’s John Molson School of Business (JMSB) and an MBA from IE Business School in Madrid, Spain.